Sarah Keys is a Founding Partner at Cardan Capital Partners. With a career that spans financial services, law and international affairs, Sarah brings deep knowledge to the firm. She has been integral to shaping financial strength for individuals and families by providing comprehensive, customized financial advice and investment strategies designed to grow and preserve wealth.
Before co-founding Cardan Capital Partners, Sarah worked at Merrill Lynch serving as Vice President – Wealth Management Advisor, Global Wealth & Investment Management for nine years and, prior to that, as an attorney for four years. Sarah’s tenure practicing family law prepared her for the unique and often sensitive issues that come with growing, managing and safeguarding the wealth of family-based assets.
Her experience and desire to provide exceptional service were evident in the relationships she built with clients and companies in her practice. Earlier in her career, Sarah worked with Fortune 500 executives to help prepare them for the cultural challenges of living and doing business abroad.
Sarah holds a Master’s degree in Business with an emphasis in International Business Transactions from the University of Denver, Daniels College of Business. As an undergraduate at the University of Colorado Boulder, Sarah earned a Bachelor’s degree in International Affairs, was a Harvard Model U.N. participant and member of Sigma Iota Rho, the national honors society for International Affairs. She earned her J.D. from the University of Colorado Boulder where she was Vice President of the Rothgerber Moot Court Program. She also clerked for the Honorable Wiley Y. Daniel of the U.S. District Court of Colorado.